Average Weather in January in Lovelock Nevada, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 5°F, from 41°F to 47°F, rarely falling below 30°F or exceeding 57°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 3°F, from 20°F to 23°F, rarely falling below 8°F or exceeding 34°F.
For reference, on July 22, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Lovelock typically range from 59°F to 95°F, while on December 31, the coldest day of the year, they range from 20°F to 41°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in January
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on January. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in January
The month of January in Lovelock experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 51% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is January 26, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 50% of the time.
For reference, on March 2, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 53%, while on July 29, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 88%.
Cloud Cover Categories in January
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Lovelock, the chance of a wet day over the course of January is essentially constant, remaining around 8% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 10% on January 12, and its lowest chance is 2% on August 23.
Over the course of January in Lovelock, the chance of a day with only rain remains an essentially constant 5% throughout, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 1% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 2% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in January
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during January in Lovelock is essentially constant, remaining about 0.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.9 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 0.3 inches on January 31.
Average Monthly Rainfall in January
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during January in Lovelock is essentially constant, remaining about 0.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.4 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
The highest average 31-day liquid-equivalent accumulation is 0.1 inches on January 3.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in January
Over the course of January in Lovelock, the length of the day is increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 45 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 1 minute, 31 seconds, and weekly increase of 10 minutes, 36 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is January 1, with 9 hours, 23 minutes of daylight and the longest day is January 31, with 10 hours, 8 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in January
The latest sunrise of the month in Lovelock is 7:16 AM on January 5 and the earliest sunrise is 13 minutes earlier at 7:03 AM on January 31.
The earliest sunset is 4:39 PM on January 1 and the latest sunset is 33 minutes later at 5:11 PM on January 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Lovelock during 2018, but it neither starts nor ends during January, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:24 AM and sets 15 hours, 2 minutes later, at 8:26 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:12 AM and sets 9 hours, 19 minutes later, at 4:31 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in January
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Lovelock is essentially constant during January, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 23, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in January
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Lovelock is essentially constant during January, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.7 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on April 10, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.7 miles per hour, while on January 9, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.5 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during January is 5.5 miles per hour on January 9.
Average Wind Speed in January
Wind Direction in January
The growing season in Lovelock typically lasts for 5.0 months (153 days), from around May 6 to around October 7, rarely starting before April 13 or after May 29, and rarely ending before September 19 or after October 26.
The month of January in Lovelock is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in January
The average accumulated growing degree days in Lovelock are essentially constant during January, remaining within 2°F of 2°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in January
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Lovelock is gradually increasing during January, rising by 0.7 kWh, from 2.2 kWh to 3.0 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in January
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Lovelock are 40.179 deg latitude, -118.473 deg longitude, and 3,976 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Lovelock is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 49 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,975 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (2,451 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (6,371 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Lovelock is covered by cropland (67%) and shrubs (23%), within 10 miles by shrubs (82%) and cropland (16%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (86%) and bare soil (10%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Lovelock year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Lovelock.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Lovelock according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Lovelock is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Lovelock and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .